InfoShot: The Microsoft Axe

Will Microsoft's layoffs pay off?

In one of the biggest layoffs in history, Microsoft is set to eliminate up to 18,000 jobs, amounting to 14% of its workforce. In comparing its revenue per employee to tech giants Google and Apple, Microsoft is lagging behind. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is hoping to streamline processes and put more emphasis on accountability - but will the layoffs pay off?

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